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James Foley reporting in Aleppo, Syria - " 07/12.

The American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State extremist group had gone to Iraq with Indiana National Guard soldiers during a 2008 deployment.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Valley News Live

Fargo Airport Creating Own Fire Force

A lost flying mission for the Air National Guard has forced Hector International Airport to build its own fire department.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fire, US Air Force, US News

Business Journal

Docupak to lay off workers after losing contract

Document and Packaging Brokers Inc., also known as Docupak, will significantly reduce its workforce after it was notified by the National Guard Bureau in Washington, D.C., that its contracts expired and won't be renewed.

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Related Topix: US Military, Alabaster, AL

Stars and Stripes

Militarized Target: A suburban war of a different sort in Ferguson, complete with National Guard

Humvees at the Burger King, smoke grenades in the street, police with assault rifles - just a few of the atypical sights in this small, troubled Midwestern town.

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Related Topix: US Military, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Missouri, Jay Nixon, US Governors

Fort Bend Star

Bordering on Weird

This is an invitation to a secret meeting of the Texas Militia & Non-Mensas. Maybe you saw our ad in the papers and on TV.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, Rick Perry, US Governors, US Military, Weird

WKXW-FM Trenton

Coast Guard, National Guard continue rebuilding

Almost two years after Superstorm Sandy walloped the Garden State, many shore towns and individual homeowners continue restoration and repair work.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs

KITV-TV

Aircraft facility named after late U.S. Sen. Inouye

The late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye led his men through an intense attack and endured the loss of his right arm, but fought on.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Daniel Inouye, Democrat, US Military, US Air Force

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Wisconsin troops on first deployment share longing for home

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin, Sturtevant, WI, US Military, Sussex, WI, Milwaukee, WI

FOX Carolina

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Neighbors near the Donaldson Center in Greenville are not happy about hearing more helicopters flying around in the last month.

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Related Topix: Greenville, SC, US Military, Greenville County, SC, Donaldson Air Force Base, US Air Force

The Indianapolis Star

Slain journalist was once embedded with Indiana National Guard

James Foley, the Indiana National Guard says, will be greatly missed by the men and women of the 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team.

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WLFI-TV West Lafayette

New ISP troopers hit the road

The 46 new troopers were assigned to districts throughout the state. Three probationary troopers were assigned to the Lafayette District - David R. Vido, Dexter Whitten and Jared K. McQueary.

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Related Topix: Ball State University, Tippecanoe County, IN, Lafayette, IN, US Military

WSJV-TV South Bend

Kalamazoo County considers defense resolution

Kalamazoo County officials will decide whether to ask the U.S. Department of Defense to develop a ballistic missile defense system at Fort Custer Training Center.

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Related Topix: Kalamazoo County, MI, Strategic Defense Initiative, Kalamazoo, MI, US Military

The Arizona Republic

Police in combat gear stir criticism

Police in combat gear stir criticism McCain, Grijalva call for review of Defense Department surplus program for police agencies Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/VEoL6p A Phoenix SWAT team enters a house at 28th St. and Acoma in search of the gunman who opened fire in an office building at 16th St. and Glendale, Wednesday, ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Raul Grijalva, Democrat, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Arizona, Prison, US Military

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Dan Sullivan takes lead in Alaska GOP Senate race

The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters have again clashed with police in the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, US Military, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Missouri

El Paso Times

Activists to embark on 100-mile Border Walk to protest National Guard deployment

Border Network for Human Rights Executive Director Fernando Garcia talks about the organization's upcoming 100-mile Border Walk.

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Related Topix: Activism, Prison, US Military, Rick Perry, US Governors, Las Cruces, NM

KXXV-TV Waco

Grand jury to decide on Ferguson officer charges

Flooding from heavy monsoon season rains in the Phoenix area forced authorities on Tuesday to close several major roads, including a portion of Interstate 17, while elsewhere firefighters rescued multiple motorists... Heavy monsoon season rains that swept across Arizona on Tuesday led to dramatic rescues, road closures and flight delays as a series ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Missouri, US Military, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks

WISH-TV Indianapolis

Major Gen. R. Martin Umbarger, Adjutant General of the Indiana National Guard

Tuesday morning, Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller and other lawmakers discussed the Indiana Service Member's Civil Relief Act at the Statehouse.

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Daily Kos

Elections ad roundup: After a rough few months, Bruce Braley releases an effective ad

A veteran of the Iowa National Guard describes how his unit had its deployment in Iraq extended, but the soldiers were not paid.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, US Military, Republican, Representative Dan Benishek, US Governors, Sarah Palin, John Barrow

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

When National Guard comes to quell unrest

They've served in every U.S. war since 1637. When natural disasters strike, they're often among the first to head to the epicenter.

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Related Topix: US Military, Ferguson, MO

Edmonton Journal

Hundreds of Ferguson residents return to the streets as National Guard keeps watch over protests

A man is detained after a standoff between protesters and police Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, during a protest for Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Mo.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Military, Riot

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